Get extreme with Mezzotint Photoshop


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Getting extreme with Mezzotint

If you ever stumbled upon the Mezzotint filter in Photoshop, you might have assumed that it really had no place in a photographic image. But actually, you can use it as part of an overall effect that can be quite interesting for certain images. I'll start off by creating a copy of my Background Image layer. So, I'll drag the thumbnail for that layer down to the Create New Layer button at the bottom of the Layers panel. And then, I'm going to convert this layer to a Smart Object so that I have a little bit more flexibility for the filter. I'll go to the Filter menu and choose Convert for Smart filters. And then I'll click OK to confirm that change, and now my background copy is a Smart Object.

So, when I apply filters, they will be applied as Smart filters, so I can go back and change the settings for those filters at any time. I'll then go to the Filter menu and I'm going to choose Pixelate, followed by Mezzotint, and that will bring up the Mezz...

Getting extreme with Mezzotint
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Getting extreme with Mezzotint provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Photoshop Creative Effects and Filters

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